The Rev Glynn Cardy has written a ‘Book of Blessings’ that entice the reader to consider the divine blessings that can arise from the ordinary things of life.
The Anglican Church has installed a Ministry Standards Commission to help it ensure that ministers and office holders exercise the exemplary level of conduct the Anglican Church owes to all those in its care.
The Archbishops of Aotearoa and New Zealand have joined this Church’s Social Justice Unit and Māori, Pakeha and Polynesian T3 youth, to stand up for the Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill, which sets out to protect LGBTQIA+ people from harmful practices that attempt to change their sexual orientation.
Church leaders and Christian aid and development agencies have joined Afghan New Zealanders and legal advocates to amplify their call on the Government to do our part for the people of Afghanistan.
• Resources to help your ministry unit join #ActforAfghanistan
• Pressure remains on Government to take action
• Govt faces mounting pressure to rescue stranded NZers, Afghans
• Afghan interpreters wait outside parliament
Christian World Service has joined Wellington and Canterbury-based Afghan communities alongside eight aid and human rights' organisations to ask the New Zealand Government for $10 million in urgent humanitarian aid for Afghanistan.
Auckland City Mission – Te Tāpui Atawhai, has reported that Auckland’s latest Alert Level 4 has led to a regrettable new record of 6000 food boxes going to families in need since lockdown began.